To no man make yourself a boon companion: Your joy will be less but less will be your grief
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Be content to seem what you really are
Everyman's life lies within the present, for the past is spent and done with, and...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
Poverty is the mother of crime.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be.
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
No form of Nature is inferior to Art; for the arts merely imitate natural forms
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make...
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to...
The universal order and the personal order are nothing but different expressions and manifestations of...
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this,...
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing...
Remember this, - that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in...
How much time he saves who does not look to see what his neighbor says...
There's time enough, but none to spare.
90% of my time is spent on 10% of the world.